Well Leave It There So Schmidts new deal Ballon dOr shortlist named

first_imgLeicester City duo Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez are among the 30 players named on the shortlist for the Ballon d’Or.Tottenham midfielder Moussa Sissoko has been charged by England’s Football Association for his elbow on Bournemouth’s Harry Arter on Saturday.Former Ireland defence coach Mike Ford has been named as Toulon’s new head coach following the club’s decision to sack Diego Dominguez.Portuguese sensation Renato Sanches has beaten England and Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford to the European Golden Boy award.The Best Thing We SharedThe Republic of Telly takes a closer look at the Irish football fans who have struggled to re-adapt to society since the Euros. Source: RTÉ Republic of Comedy/YouTubeOn The RecordThat was his biggest frustration: that he believed so much in the players and he knew what they can do and what they’re capable of, but sometimes they were not believing in themselves. By Alan Waldron 15,702 Views No Comments Monday 24 Oct 2016, 8:00 PM Oct 24th 2016, 8:00 PM Templeogue’s Lorcan Murphy puts down tasty reverse dunk against UCCRepublic of Telly examines how Ireland fans have struggled to deal with life post-Euro 2016 Munster director of rugby Rassie Erasmus explains that the late Anthony Foley would have been immensely proud of the way the province played against Glasgow on Saturday.Where we were todayFintan O’Toole was at a press conference at Parnell Park today ahead of Saturday’s Dublin SHC final between reigning champions Cuala and Kilmacud Crokes. Ryan O’Dwyer (left) of Kilmacud Crokes and Cuala’s Mark Schutte. Source: Piaras Ó Mídheach/SPORTSFILEThe Fixture ListThere are five games in the fourth round of the EFL Cup tomorrow night: Arsenal v Reading, Bristol City v Hull, Leeds v Norwich, Liverpool v Tottenham (live SS1) and Newcastle v Preston. All of those games kick off at 7.45pm.Closer to home, recently-crowned SSE Airtricity Premier Division champions Dundalk travel to St Pat’s (7.45pm).In the NFL, the Denver Broncos are at the Houston Texans from 1.15am.Showbiz, Baby!Templeogue BC’s Lorcan Murphy showed some serious skills in executing this tasty reverse dunk in the Hula Hoops National Basketball Cup against UCC Demons last weekend. Source: Templeogue Basketball Club/YouTube https://the42.ie/3044216 center_img Add us: the42.ie Share3 Tweet Email We’ll Leave It There So: Schmidt’s new deal, Ballon d’Or shortlist named and today’s sport Elsewhere, Padraig Harrington surges up world rankings, Daniel Goulding announces his inter-county retirement and Mike Ford lands one of European rugby’s top jobs. Home Ulster GAA’s proposed designs for Casement Park. Source: Presseye/Kelvin Boyes/INPHOIreland head coach Joe Schmidt has signed a new deal that will see him keep the reins until the end of the 2019 Rugby World Cup.Pádraig Harrington has surged up 62 spots in the world rankings, moving to 97th, on the back of his win at the Portugal Masters.Cork All-Ireland football winner Daniel Goulding has announced his retirement from the inter-county game at the age of 30.Ulster GAA has revealed new plans for the €86m redevelopment of Casement Park which would see the ground’s capacity increase to 34,500.Katie Taylor has dismissed reports that she has returned to train in Bray Boxing Club under the stewardship of her father Pete.Away Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy. Source: Nigel French The42 is on Snapchat! Tap the button below on your phone to add! Tweet thisShare on FacebookEmail this article Short URLlast_img read more